The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 189 187 211
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 28 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.52% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 17
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Information Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4721 4608 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.26% 95.42% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3875 3664 4481
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Surrey region.

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Surrey

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Surrey

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 4 £43,500 - 1
Reigate -28 3 £43,500 +8.75%
Information Security Analyst
South East

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Information Security
2 47 (83.93%) Finance
3 42 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
4 40 (71.43%) Firewall
5 37 (66.07%) UNIX
6 31 (55.36%) E-Commerce
6 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
7 29 (51.79%) Windows
8 27 (48.21%) Degree
8 27 (48.21%) Qualys
9 26 (46.43%) Management Information System
10 24 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 24 (42.86%) Linux
11 22 (39.29%) Change Management
12 20 (35.71%) Network Architecture
13 19 (33.93%) LAN
13 19 (33.93%) WAN
13 19 (33.93%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (30.36%) Risk Analysis
15 13 (23.21%) Network Design
16 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 12 (21.43%) MS Office
17 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
18 10 (17.86%) CISSP
18 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
18 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
18 10 (17.86%) Network Management
19 8 (14.29%) Data Protection
20 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
21 5 (8.93%) Network Security

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Office
2 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
3 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 40 (71.43%) Firewall
2 19 (33.93%) LAN
2 19 (33.93%) WAN
3 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.93%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) DMZ
5 1 (1.79%) Intranet
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
General
1 47 (83.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) UNIX
2 29 (51.79%) Windows
3 24 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Information Security
2 42 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (55.36%) E-Commerce
4 24 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 22 (39.29%) Change Management
6 20 (35.71%) Network Architecture
7 19 (33.93%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (30.36%) Risk Analysis
9 13 (23.21%) Network Design
10 10 (17.86%) Network Management
11 8 (14.29%) Data Protection
12 5 (8.93%) BCP
12 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
12 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (7.14%) Project Management
13 4 (7.14%) Security Management
14 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
14 3 (5.36%) Ethical Hacking
15 2 (3.57%) Security Architecture
15 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) CISSP
3 5 (8.93%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) SSCP
5 1 (1.79%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) CEH
5 1 (1.79%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (48.21%) Qualys
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Tufin
4 1 (1.79%) AlgoSec
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat